Pre-Primary

Happy (belated) Friendship Day!

Happy (belated) Friendship Day!

In all the excitement of the busy third term, we somehow missed International Friendship Day which takes place on 30 July each year. With fears and difficulties facing many people around the world, the United Nations deemed it apt to declare a day to celebrate these unique relationships. According to the United Nations’ website, “To confront those crises and challenges,[Read More…]

by August 15, 2019 Grade R, Pre-Primary
It’s Raining, It’s Pouring…

It’s Raining, It’s Pouring…

The old man might be snoring but the children certainly are not! Cape Town has been blessed with plenty of rain over the past few weeks for which we are very grateful. However, rainy days mean more time spent indoors. While the teachers are the first to admit that rainy days are a little lot louder than we’re used to,[Read More…]

by August 2, 2019 Grade R, Pre-Primary
Let’s Go, Term 3!

Let’s Go, Term 3!

Our little Sunbirdies have met the beginning of the third term with much excitement, enthusiasm and energy. After three weeks of school holiday, the Grade Rs are ready to learn and embrace whatever the term has to offer. No amount of rain or cold will dampen these happy little spirits! Term 3 commences with a Desert Theme led by the[Read More…]

by July 20, 2019 Grade R, Pre-Primary
Term 2: That’s a Wrap!

Term 2: That’s a Wrap!

The saying goes, “time flies when you’re having fun”. Well, this certainly rings true at Sunbird Pre-Primary, where we’ve had so much fun, we can’t believe that Term 2 will soon be drawing to a close. The second term has been full of exciting activities, from the field trip to Kalk Bay Harbour, dressing up like a pet, the Easter[Read More…]

by June 7, 2019 Grade R, Pre-Primary
Cunningham-McGuinness ASTRO Officially Opened

Cunningham-McGuinness ASTRO Officially Opened

On Friday morning, the Sun Valley Group of Schools Staff and students put on a SHOW OF NOTE to officially open the Cunningham-McGuinness Astro. Click on the Link below to access the article ASTRO OPENING ARTICLE

by June 3, 2019 Pre-Primary, Primary, SMA Sport, Sport
What is Interchange?

What is Interchange?

“Are we going to all the classes today?” “Which class are we going to next?” “What is this thing where the children go to all the classes?!” These are common questions from the mouths of (Sunbird) babes! Every Thursday, the classes move in a clockwise direction to participate in activities prepared by the Grade R teachers, as follows:  Yellow Class:[Read More…]

by April 18, 2019 Grade R, Pre-Primary
Sun Valley Group of Schools – Term One Newsletter

Sun Valley Group of Schools – Term One Newsletter

What an amazing Term One it has been! If you missed out on a paper version at Parentline tonight, click on the link below to check out the Sun Valley term 1 Newsletter Sun Valley Newsletter – Term 1

Happy “Valentime’s” Day!

Happy “Valentime’s” Day!

Last Thursday our little Sunbirds arrived at school sporting some fabulous Valentine’s Day gear. There was great excitement in the air! Some children shyly presented flowers, cards and chocolates to their friends and teachers. It was a wonderful start to the day, made sweeter by those delighted faces wishing their teachers and friends a happy “Valentime’s” day! The focus of[Read More…]

by February 21, 2019 Grade R, Pre-Primary
Smiling Sunbirds

Smiling Sunbirds

What a start to the year it has been! On day one, the little Sunbirds came to school with nervous smiles on their faces, not entirely sure what to expect.  In just two weeks, those same Sunbirds are haring through the gate each morning, carrying out daily routines without reminders from their teachers, smiling from ear to ear, ready to[Read More…]

by February 7, 2019 Grade R, Pre-Primary
2019 Extra-Mural Brochures – Term 1

2019 Extra-Mural Brochures – Term 1

Want to check out the Digital Version of our Brochures for Term 1? Follow these links below: Sunbird Sport Brochure – Sunbird Sports Brochure – Term 1 Sunbird Music Brochure – GRADE R Music Brochure Sun Valley Sport Brochure – SVPS Brochure – Term 1 2019 Silvermine Afternoon Programme – Silvermine Academy Brochure – Term 1 2019 Extended Learning Opportunities (ELO) Brochure – ELO Brochure[Read More…]